DK Eyewitness Books: Viking, 1st Edition

  • Susan M. Margeson
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  • ISBN-10: 0756676126
  • ISBN-13: 9780756676124
  • DDC: 948.022
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 72 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released October 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Overview

This is a spectacular and informative guide to the daring adventurers of the Viking Age. Superb color photographs of Viking ships and swords, clothes and shields, memorial stones and beautiful brooches offer a unique view into the lives of the Norse people and their outstanding achievements.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Who were the Vikings?.
2: Lords of the Sea.
3: A Viking Warship.
4: Viking Warriors.
5: Weapons.
6: Terrorizing the West.
7: East into Russia.
8: Discovering New Lands.
9: A Viking Fort.
10: Other Ships.
11: Trading East and West.
12: Kings and Freemen.
13: Women and Children.
14: At Home.
15: Mealtime.
16: Animals, Wild and Imagined.
17: Farming.
18: Getting Around.
19: In the Workshop.
20: Spinning and Weaving.
21: Jewelry.
22: Games, Music, and Stories.
23: Gods and Legends.
24: Viking Burials.
25: Runes and Picture Stones.
26: The Jelling Stone.
27: The Coming of Christianity.
Did you Know?.
Who’s Who?.
Find Out More.
Glossary.
Index.
Acknowledgments.